Pvt. William Henry Emrick, (USA)

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Pvt. William Henry Emrick, (USA)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Portland Mills, Putnam County, Indiana, United States
Death: 1906 (64-65)
Thayer County, Nebraska, United States
Place of Burial: Mahaska, Washington County, Kansas, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Emrick
Husband of Esther Emrick
Father of Francis Ellsworth Emrick; Mary Delohine Love; Carrie Mae Brown and Alva Orestes Emrick

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About Pvt. William Henry Emrick, (USA)

Civil War Veteran - William H. Emrick, Pvt. Company F, 29th Iowa Infantry Regt.

Captured by Confederate troops on April 30, 1864 at Jenkins Ferry, Arkansas at the time that General Steele was defeated. While retreating to Little Rock, AR, captured and taken to Camden and several prisons before being put into an old cotton gin along with 250 other men; where they suffered untold torments.

Source:

"National Tribune, Grand Army of the Republic", April 24, 1890, p. 5, c. 4.

Note: For information on the 29th Iowa during the Civil War, see final 3 URLs at bottom of the page.

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William Henry Emrick (1841-1906) was a son of Samuel Emrick & Hannah Market.

Husband of Esther Blagrave (1840-1905) 4 children listed.

Burial in Mahaska Cemetery, Mahaska, Washington County, KS.

Sources:

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/16868809/william-henry-emrick

http://civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/uniainf3.htm#29thinf

https://wwwp.familysearch.org/wiki/en/index.php?title=29th_Regiment,_Iowa_Infantry&mobileaction=toggle_view_mobile

agenweb.org/civilwar/regiment/

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Pvt. William Henry Emrick, (USA)'s Timeline

1841
May 1841
Portland Mills, Putnam County, Indiana, United States
1865
1865
1869
1869
1871
1871
1874
1874
1906
1906
Age 64
Thayer County, Nebraska, United States
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Mahaska, Washington County, Kansas, United States